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Omeprazole

Introduction

Name

  • Omeprazole.

Class of drug

  • Anti-ulcer medication.

Uses

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Indications

Administration

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Further Reading

Publications

Refereed papers

  • Recent references from PubMed and VetMedResource.
  • Rand C, Stanley S D & Pusterla N (2011) Effects of intrarectally administered omeprazole paste on gastric fluid pH in healthy adult horses. Vet Rec 169 (5), 126 PubMed
  • Javsicas L H & Sanchez L C (2008) The effect of omeprazole paste on intragastric pH in clinically ill neonatal foals. Vet Rec 40 (1), 41-44 PubMed.
  • Lester G D, Smith R L & Robertson I D (2005) Effects of treatment with omeprazole or ranitidine on gastric squamous ulceration in racing Thoroughbreds. JAVMA 227 (10), 1636-1639 PubMed.
  • McClure S R et al (2005) Efficacy of omeprazole paste for prevention of gastric ulcers in horses in race training. JAVMA 226 (10), 1681-1684 PubMed.
  • McClure S R et al (2005) Efficacy of omeprazole paste for prevention of recurrence of gastric ulcers in horses in race training. JAVMA 226 (10), 1685-1688 PubMed.

Other sources of information

  • Bishop Y (1998) Ed. The Veterinary Formulary. 4th edn. British Veterinary Association & Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

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